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Lapara Medical

We design and develop superior surgical instruments to overcome limitations of current surgical devices to optimize the health of patients!

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

Lapara Medical Inc. offers a superior laparoscopic cooling system for life saving tumor removal surgery for kidneys and kidney transplants. Our system cools the kidney to prevent damage to the organ while reducing the risk of postoperative failure. The system is easy-to-use, provides an elegantly simple way for surgeons to cool the organ and optimizes surgical outcomes.


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    Duncan Henry Hughes

    Contact info: Pone: 832-492-7509 / Email: or

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    Yusheng Feng, Ph.D.

    Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin in Applied Mathematics Engineering Mechanics
    Areas of Research Interest:
     Biomechanics and Bioheat Transfer;
     Computational Cancer Research:
     Cancer treatment simulation and outcome prediction,
     Prostate cancer prognosis using physics based tumor growth modeling,
     Image-Guided Real-Time Surgical Control;
     Haptic Device Enabled Surgical Simulation;
     Medical Device Design and Optimization;

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    Dipen Parekh, M.D., F.A.C.S.

    Is the Chairman of the Department of Urology and Director of Robotic Surgery at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Parekh has published several scientific papers, abstracts and book chapters in Urology. He serves as the Assistant Editor for the Journal of Urology, the pre eminent journal in the field.


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    Ross Davidson